# How do you simplify 11^-2?

$\frac{1}{121}$
Using the $\textcolor{b l u e}{\text{law of exponents}}$
$\textcolor{\mathmr{and} a n \ge}{\text{Reminder }} \textcolor{red}{\overline{\underline{| \textcolor{w h i t e}{\frac{a}{a}} \textcolor{b l a c k}{{a}^{-} m = \frac{1}{a} ^ m} \textcolor{w h i t e}{\frac{a}{a}} |}}}$
$\Rightarrow {11}^{-} 2 = \frac{1}{11} ^ 2 = \frac{1}{121}$